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Rubén Ortiz Torres 1964, MX

Rank (2015): 5001 - 10,000 (detailed rank for members only)

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  • Public exhibitions (Selection) 91

    Solo shows 10

    2011
    Rubén Ortiz-Torres - Portrait of an Artist as a Young Man - San Diego Museum of Art, San Diego, CA
    2008
    Rubén Ortiz Torres - High ‘n’ Lo - Laxart, Los Angeles, CA
    2006
    Rubén Ortiz Torres - Distancia Táctica - Galería OMR, Mexico City
    2003
    Impure Beauty - College of Architecture and the Arts - University , Chicago, IL
    2001
    La adoración de los reyes - Centro de la Imagen, Mexico City
    2000
    Rubén Ortiz Torres - Palais Thinnfeld, Graz
    Rubén Ortíz Torres - American Monarchy/Raza Cósmica - Jan Kesner Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
    1998
    Alien Toyz - Smart Art Press, Santa Monica, CA
    1995
    Rubén Ortíz Torres - The House of Mirrors - Jan Kesner Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
    1993
    Rubén Ortíz Torres - Recent Work - Jan Kesner Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

    Group shows 81

    2015
    Mexican Painting from the 80's - Diaz Contemporary, Toronto, ON
    2014
    Tesoros - Art From Latin America Offered From The Patchett Collection - Smart Art Press, Santa Monica, CA
    2013
    Home Away - Armory Center for the Arts, Pasadena, CA
    Essential - UCR Sweeney Art Gallery, Riverside, CA
    Pre-Columbian Remix - Purchase College, State University of New York, Purchase, NY
    Intersections - Molaa Museum of Latin American Art, Long Beach, CA
    superreal: alternative realities in photography and video - El Museo del Barrio, New York City, NY
    Registro 03. Espejo/Reflejo - Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Monterrey MARCO, Monterrey, NL
    2012
    Tell Me A Tall Story - Molaa Museum of Latin American Art, Long Beach, CA
    Mexican Worlds: 25 Contemporary Photographers - Cer Modern, Ankara
    ¿Neomexicanismos? Ficciones identitarias en el México de los ochenta - Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Monterrey MARCO, Monterrey, NL
    2011
    Vantage Point - Oceanside Museum of Art (OMA), Oceanside, CA
    Before The Hangover: A Slice Of The Nineties From The Muac Collection - Ciudad Universitaria, Mexico City
    ¿Neomexicanismos? Ficciones identitarias en el México de los ochenta - Museo de Arte Moderno de Mexico City, Mexico City
    2010
    Re:Cycle Bike Culture in Southern California - UCR Sweeney Art Gallery, Riverside, CA
    Hot to Cold | Cold to Hot - Emily Carr Institute, Vancouver, BC
    CHANGING THE FOCUS: THE ART OF LATIN AMERICAN PHOTOGRAPHY (1990-2005) - Molaa Museum of Latin American Art, Long Beach, CA
    2009
    Hecho en Casa - Museo de Arte Moderno de Mexico City, Mexico City
    Presencia Flagrante - Centro de la Imagen, Mexico City
    Petit Mal - Ciudad Universitaria, Mexico City
    5 Solos - Galería OMR, Mexico City
    2008
    Sphinxx - Stuart Shave / Modern Art, London
    TRANSactions: Contemporary Latin American and Latino Art - Sheldon Museum of Art, Lincoln, NE
    2008 California Biennial - Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach
    Apariciones fantasmales. Arte después del movimiento chicano - Museo Tamayo, Mexico City
    2008 01SJ - ZERO1 Biennial, San Jose, CA
    TRANSactions: Contemporary Latin American and Latino Art - The High Museum of Art, Atlanta, GA
    2007
    Border Myths/Border Realities - College of the Arts - California State University, Long Beach, CA
    Sound Art Limo, Melbourne - Melbourne International Arts Festival, Melbourne, VIC
    Viva Mexico! - Zacheta - National Gallery of Art, Warsaw
    La Presencia - The Presence of Latin American Art in California Collections - Molaa Museum of Latin American Art, Long Beach, CA
    La era de la discrepancia - MUCA Roma - Museo Universitario de Ciencias y Arte, Mexico City
    Sound Art Limo, NY - Armory International Art Fair (Piers), New York City, NY
    2006
    TRANSactions - Contemporary Latin American and Latino Art - Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego - MCASD La Jolla, La Jolla, CA
    Leaving Aztlán - Chaffey College, Rancho Cucamonga, CA
    Distor - Museo de Arte Carrillo Gil, Mexico City
    Abstraction - Diaz Contemporary, Toronto, ON
    Leaving Aztlán: Redux - Arena 1 Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
    AUTO-NOM-MOBILE - Kasseler Kunstverein, Kassel
    2005
    Southern Exposure - Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego - MCASD La Jolla, La Jolla, CA
    Open Maps - Latin American Photography 1991-2002 - Amos Anderson Art Museum, Helsinki
    A Walk to Remenber - LACE - Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions, Los Angeles, CA
    Eco - Arte contemporaneo mexicano - Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid
    Contiene Glutamato - Galería OMR, Mexico City
    In the Air: Projections of Mexico - Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York City, NY
    2004
    Strange Planet - Georgia State University School of Art & Design Ga, Atlanta, GA
    Sólo los personajes cambian - Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Monterrey MARCO, Monterrey, NL
    Subway Series - The New York Yankees and the American Dream - Bronx Museum of the Arts (BxMA), New York City, NY
    The Interventionists: Art in the Social Sphere - Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art - MASS MoCA, North Adams, MA
    Nous venons en paix / Histoires des Amériques - Musée d´art contemporain de Montréal, Montreal, QC
    La Colmena - Fundación Jumex, Mexico City
    Multitasquin - Galería OMR, Mexico City
    2003
    EL NOPAL PRESS - La Caja Negra, Madrid
    Mapas Oberts. Fotografía Latinoamericana 1991-2002 - La Virreina - Centre de la Imatge, Barcelona
    Ten by Twenty - Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, CA
    ALARMA! new art from Mexico City - RAID Projects, Los Angeles, CA
    Auto-nom - NRW-Forum Kultur und Wirtschaft, Dusseldorf
    2002
    Passagers en transit - Institut du Mexique à Paris, Paris
    Mixed Feelings - Art and Culture in the Postborder Metropolis - USC Fisher Museum - University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA
    7 dilemas - Museo de Arte Moderno de Mexico City, Mexico City
    Mexico City: An Exhibition about the Exchange Rates of Bodies and Values - MoMA PS1, New York City, NY
    Monitor volume 2 - Gagosian Gallery, New York City, NY
    Eduardo Abaroa - Rubén Ortiz-Torres - Calimocho Styles - Galería OMR, Mexico City
    Object/Concept - University Art Gallery, UCSD, La Jolla, CA
    Lines of Sight : Views of the U.S./Mexican Border - UCR Sweeney Art Gallery, Riverside, CA
    Global Address - USC Fisher Museum - University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA
    2001
    Phoenix Triennial 2001 - Phoenix Art Museum, Phoenix, AZ
    Cyborg Manifesto, or The Joy of Artifice - Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach, CA
    2000
    Ultra Baroque - Aspects of Post-Latin American Art - Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego - MCASD La Jolla, La Jolla, CA
    Made in California: Art, Image, and Identity, 1900-2000 - Los Angeles County Museum of Art - LACMA, Los Angeles, CA
    Torres, Abaroa & Alvarez - Smart Art Press, Santa Monica, CA
    Departures - 11 artists in the Getty - The Getty Center, Los Angeles, CA
    (extra)super[meta] - Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, CA
    1999
    Tom Sachs - Sony Outsider - Rubén Ortiz Torres - Alien Toy - Site Santa Fe, Santa Fe, NM
    1998
    L.A. Stories - Engaging the City - Montgomery Art Center, Claremont, CA
    1997
    InSite97 - inSite, San Diego, CA
    Michelle Grabner, Car & David Robbins, Liselot Van Der Heidjen, Jennifer Steinkamp, And Ruben Ortiz Torres - INOVA - Institute of Visual Arts, Milwaukee, WI
    1996
    distant relations/cercanías distantes/clann i gcíin: a dialogue among chicano, irish, and mexican artists - Santa Monica Museum of Art, Santa Monica, CA
    1995
    A Some of Us - Jan Kesner Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
    1993
    Trade Routes - New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York City, NY
    1990
    Between Worlds: Contemporary Mexican Photography - Camden Arts Centre, London

    Dealer Directory 2

    Mexico
    Galería OMR, Mexico City
    USA
    Jan Kesner Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

    Collections 6

    Mexico
    Museo de Arte Carrillo Gil, Mexico City
    Museo de Arte Moderno de Mexico City, Mexico City
    USA
    National Museum of Mexican Art, Chicago, IL
    Sayago & Pardon Collection, Irvine, CA
    Los Angeles County Museum of Art - LACMA, Los Angeles, CA
    MOCA Grand Avenue, Los Angeles, CA
    Last update: 28 Jul 2015

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